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Anatomic Differences B/w Primary & Permanent Teeth

  • thinner enamel and dentin
  • larger pulps compared to crown size
  • pulp horns closer to outer surface
    • MB pulp horn is most prominent
  • Enamel rods of gingival 1/3 of crown-occlusal direction from DEJ
    • permanent: Cervical direction
  • Greater constriction of crown
  • more prominent cerevical contour
  • Broad flat proximal contacts
  • Whiter
  • narrow occlusal surfaces

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